The Canadian Children's Book Centre (CCBC) is a national, not-for-profit organization dedicated to encouraging, promoting and supporting the reading, writing, illustrating and publishing of Canadian books for young readers.

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2016 Lane Anderson Awards Nominees Announced

The finalists of the 2016 Lane Anderson Awards for Excellence in Canadian Science Writing were announced yesterday. The winners will be revealed in September. Visit laneandersonaward.ca for more...

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Summer Reading List 2017

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The Canadian Children’s Book Centre (CCBC) has compiled a list of great Canadian books, for kids and teens of all ages, for the 2017 summer holidays. The books featured in...

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Animated Film Adaptation of Deborah Ellis’s The Breadwinner to Debut at TIFF

The Breadwinner

Groundwood Books has announced that the full-length animated adaptation of The Breadwinner will be making its world premiere this September at the Toronto International Film Festival. The film is based on...

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Call for Submissions: Best Books for Kids & Teens, Spring 2018

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: October 6, 2017

The Canadian Children’s Book Centre (CCBC) is now accepting submissions for the spring 2018 edition of Best Books for Kids &...

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Tundra Books Online Auction

Tundra Tote Bag

As part of Tundra Books 50th anniversary celebrations, many of their illustrators decorated the back of Tundra50 tote bags with their original art. These one-of-a-kind works of art will be auctioned...

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5 Books to Read for Canada Day

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Saturday, July 1 is Canada Day, and we have some reading recommendations for the weekend. Pick up one of these great children’s books by Canadian authors and illustrators from your local...

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